Mike Romano is a Senior Vice President and leads business development efforts at Evolve Mortgage Services. His career in lending spans 15+ years focusing on credit risk, loan origination, and mortgage technology. Mike brings a unique blend of financial and mortgage technology knowledge and leadership experience to the team. His background in leading retail and wholesale origination as well as REO disposition teams, consulting at internationally recognized firms, and co-founding a Fintech company in the mortgage space, provide him a comprehensive understanding of the industry making him uniquely suited to fit the needs of our clients. He has a deep understanding of new and emerging technology in the mortgage industry while also managing risk concerns of vastly different lending institutions. Mike has successfully led and scaled large sales teams as well as grassroots marketing campaigns to find beta customers of new products. He is driven by his vision of our industry’s potential in terms of profitability, security, and customer satisfaction. Using a consultative approach, he combines his wealth of experience to deliver solutions optimized for each specific client.
He speaks at Mortgage and Fintech conferences and has been published in leading Mortgage Banking magazines. Mike received his Bachelor’s and MBA from the University of California, Berkeley.